Chateau-Renault tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chateau-Renault: highlights and tourist information

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Chateau-Renault is situated in the Indre-et-Loire department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Tours, the department capital (general information: Chateau-Renault is 176 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lavardin at 17 km and Chateau d'Amboise at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateau-Renault, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Chateau-Renault in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Indre-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Chateau-Renault

Markets in and near Chateau-Renault

Market days in Chateau-Renault: weekly market: Tuesday & Saturday;

  • Chateau-Renault: market Tuesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Herbault: market Monday (17km)
  • Montoire-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (18km)
  • Amboise: market Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Chambon-sur-Cisse: market Saturday (23km)
  • Montlouis-sur-Loire: market Thursday (23km)
  • Neuvy-le-Roi: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-Des-Corps: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (27km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Neuille-Pont-Pierre: market Tuesday (28km)

More information about Chateau-Renault, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chateau-Renault, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chateau-Renault.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Val-de-Loire (23km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (14km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Valmer (16km)
  • Domaine régional de Chaumont-sur-Loire (24km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (27km)
  • Le jardin des Prébendes d'Oé (28km)
  • Les jardins du prieuré de Saint-Cosme (29km)
  • Roseraie des terrasses de l’évêché (31km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Chenonceau (32km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (36km)
  • Les jardins du château de Villandry (41km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (45km)
  • Les jardins de la Chatonnière (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire (28km)
  • Cogners (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Réserve de Beaumarchais (10km)
  • ZooParc de Beauval (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateau-Renault

Canton: Château-Renault

Arrondissement: Tours

Department: Indre-et-Loire

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 37110

Distance to Chateau-Renault

from Tours (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 176 km

from Calais: 380 km

from Nice: 656 km

from Bordeaux: 327 km

from Strasbourg: 520 km

Getting here

Chateau-Renault is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors arrive in one of the cross-channel ports such as Caen and Le Havre (about 3-4 hours drive from here) or fly into Paris and drive south from there. For driving distances to Chateau-Renault from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Authon, Auzouer-en-Touraine, Crotelles, Le Boulay, Neuville-sur-Brenne, Saunay and Villedomer.

This page in French: Visiter Chateau-Renault